Originally drafted by the Baltimore Ravens in the fifth-round (176th overall) of the 2015 NFL Draft but was released after training camp on September 5, 2015. Acquired off waivers by Indianapolis the following day but released and added to the Colts practice squad on September 15. Was released on September 18 and signed to the Ravens practice squad on September 21. He then signed to Denver’s active roster on December 31 and was inactive Week 17 and all three postseason games, including Super Bowl 50. Denver released him after camp on September 3, 2016 and Seattle signed him to the practice squad on September 26, where he spent the majority of the season. Appeared in 46 games (35 starts) at Tennessee State, opening the final 29 games of his collegiate career. Named second-team All-Ohio Valley Conference as a junior (tackle) and senior (right guard). Invited to attend the Reese’s Senior Bowl following his senior campaign. Played left tackle and defensive line at La Vergne High. Lettered in football and placed in the regional finals in wrestling. Recorded 37 tackles and two sacks his last two seasons of high school. Born on December 26, 1991 in Chicago.